Description: This is an intensive course in writing creative nonfiction. Exploration of the principles and methods of creative nonfiction are offered through lecture and the critical analysis of student and master works addressing personal, social, political, and/or cultural issues. Students submit original creative nonfiction for class discussion and learn to use the workshop format to further their work. Increased writing skills help students not only in preparing for such writing-related careers as publishing, journalism, communications, and education, but also in better understanding literature and learning to use language successfully, which is necessary in many professions.
This course can help you earn the following degree(s) or certificate(s):